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 (mī′krō-ĕk′ə-nŏm′ĭks, -ēk′ə-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of how businesses, households, and individuals within an economy allocate limited resources.

mi′cro·ec′o·nom′ic adj.
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Adj.1.microeconomic - of or relating to microeconomicsmicroeconomic - of or relating to microeconomics  


[ˌmaɪkrəʊˌiːkəˈnɒmɪk] ADJmicroeconómico
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